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An objective, comprehensive self-assessment tool for student and curricular evaluation

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This 225-question exam is built new each year, based on a content blueprint and detailed topic list developed by experienced PA educators and national exam experts, specifically for PA programs.


All questions are written and evaluated by PA educators as part of a rigorous multi-level peer review process.


The exam can be delivered in a proctored or unproctored mode, onsite or remote, with a secure testing window.


per exam per student for member programs

Visit the PAEA Assessment home page for information on all pricing.

Task Areas and Objectives

Take a look at the learning objectives categorized by task area.

Knowledge Base

Get all the details on how to log into Exam Driver, set up and proctor exams, and more.

Meet the Team

Find out who is building and writing the PACKRAT exams.

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